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8 Facts About Castlevania

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Castlevania is an American adult animated web television series based on the Japanese video games Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse and Castlevania: Curse of Darkness by Konami.

A television program is a segment of content intended for broadcast on over-the-air, cable television, or Internet television, other than a commercial, trailer, or any other segment of content not serving as attraction for viewership.

Konami Holdings Corporation, commonly referred to as Konami, is a Japanese entertainment and gaming conglomerate.

Castlevania: Curse of Darkness action adventure game developed by Konami for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox.

CASTLEVANIA Official Trailer (Animated Series - Netflix 2017) by GameNewsOfficial

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The series follows Trevor Belmont, who defends the nation of Wallachia from Dracula and his minions.

Wallachia or Walachia is a historical and geographical region of Romania.

Castlevania Requiem Revealed; Coming October 26th! by GameXplain

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The series was originally planned as a film, developed by producer Kevin Kolde and his company Project 51.

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Kolde had a contract for a script with writer Warren Ellis in 2007; the project entered development h*ll until about 2015, when Adi Shankar boarded the project and it was picked up by streaming service Netflix.

Adi Shankar is an Indian-American film producer, YouTube personality, and occasional actor, who is best known for Dredd, Castlevania, and his "Bootleg Universe" One-Shot series of unauthorized pop culture satire films which include The Punisher: Dirty Laundry, Venom: Truth in Journalism, and Power/Rangers.

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Powerhouse Animation Studios joined the team and production commenced.

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Its art style is heavily influenced by Japanese anime and Ayami Kojima's artwork in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, with the production team including staff members who worked in the Japanese anime industry.

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is a platform-adventure action role-playing game developed and published by Konami in 1997 for the PlayStation.

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The series premiered on Netflix on July 7, 2017, and was renewed for an expanded second season of eight episodes on the same day; the second season premiered on October 26, 2018.

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A ten-episode third season has been greenlit by Netflix.

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